|Heidi Allen offered to quit as ChangeUK leader in tactical voting row about Remainers backing Lib Dems|
Added: 22.05.2019 17:55 | 3 views | 0 comments
Heidi Allen says she offered to quit as Change UK's leader in a row over whether Remainers should back the Liberal Democrats outside London and south east England.
|Achieving sugar reduction targets could cut child obesity and healthcare costs|
Added: 22.05.2019 17:46 | 2 views | 0 comments
Reducing the sugar content of certain foods by 2020, in line with UK government policy targets, could cut child obesity and related illness, and save the NHS in England £286 million over 10 years, suggests a new study.
|Sterling on racist abuse: 'This is more than just about football'|
Added: 22.05.2019 17:23 | 12 views | 0 comments
It was the moment that prompted Manchester City and England star Raheem Sterling to become an unofficial spokesman for his generation of players on the issue of racism.
|Andrew Strauss describes 'long five months' since death of wife Ruth|
Added: 22.05.2019 17:19 | 14 views | 0 comments
Former England director of cricket Andrew Strauss says it has been a "long five months" since his wife Ruth died from a rare lung cancer in December.
|Lake sediment records reveal recent floods in NW England (UK) unprecedented|
Added: 22.05.2019 15:18 | 9 views | 0 comments
A new study of UK lake sediment records stretching back over several centuries has found that the floods that hit Northern England in 2009 and 2015 ('Storm Desmond'),were the largest in 600 years, pointing to the impact of climate changes on the frequency and magnitude of these extreme events.
|England going 'hell for leather' for Olympic berth|
Added: 22.05.2019 12:18 | 18 views | 0 comments
Dan Norton's electric pace has seen him bolt to the top of his sport, and he shows no signs of slowing down just yet.
|Sterling wants to discuss tackling racism with FA and Premier League|
Added: 22.05.2019 10:45 | 4 views | 0 comments
Manchester City star Raheem Sterling wants to hold talks with the Football Association (FA) and Premier League about tackling racism. England forward Sterling has this season been vocal on the issue since suffering alleged racist abuse from Chelsea fans during a 2-0 loss in December, criticising the media's coverage of black players and speaking out ...]
|UK inflation back above official target as energy costs rise|
Added: 22.05.2019 9:40 | 5 views | 0 comments
Official figures show that inflation in Britain rose in April above the Bank of England's target rate following an uptick in energy prices and airfares.
|Women's World Cup: England's Toni Duggan on being a role model|
Added: 22.05.2019 7:16 | 3 views | 0 comments
England midfielder Toni Duggan says she embraces being in the spotlight as it gives the next generation something to aspire to.
|| Floods in 2009 and 2015 were worst in Cumbria for centuries – study|
Added: 22.05.2019 6:00 | 12 views | 0 comments
Analysis in north-west England linked to evidence of UK’s vulnerability to climate crisis
The floods of and in north-west England were the worst for more than 550 years, according to groundbreaking analysis of lake sediment in the region.
Residents have long suspected that the devastating floods were the worst in living memory, but this confirmation – from an analysis of lake sediment layers – provides a unique window on to the history of flooding in one of the wettest parts of England, and reveals the global climate crisis.